Anglo American sells Eskom thermal unit

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JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – ANGLO American has announced the sale of its Eskom-tied domestic thermal coal operations in South Africa to a wholly owned subsidiary of Seriti Resources Holdings Proprietary Limited. The deal is worth R2,3 billion (about US$164 million). The buyer is a company majority owned by historically disadvantaged South Africans More...

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Dignitaries (seated from left): Senior Manager for Industry Support at Eskom KZN, Lee Mchunu, Senior Manager for Asset Creation at Eskom KZN, Portia Papu, General Manager for Eskom KZN Operating Unit, Monde Bala, Acting Vice Chancellor of the University of Limpopo, Prof. Joe Nel, and Programme Manager for the Eskom Development Foundation, Steph Prinsloo
By On Friday, March 24th, 2017
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Eskom Academy invests in entrepreneurs development

Dignitaries (seated from left): Senior Manager for Industry Support at Eskom KZN, Lee Mchunu, Senior Manager for Asset Creation at Eskom KZN, Portia Papu, General Manager for Eskom KZN Operating Unit, Monde Bala, More...

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By On Friday, March 17th, 2017
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French funding aids Eskom’s investments in power grid

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – ESKOM and the French Agency for Development have signed a R6 billion (€400 million) multi-tranche framework agreement to support Eskom investments in the extension and reinforcement More...

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By On Thursday, March 16th, 2017
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Huawei offers African Utility Week platinum boost

CAPE TOWN, (CAJ News) – GLOBAL information and telecommunications giant, Huawei, has signed a platinum sponsorship with African Utility Week, the leading conference and trade exhibition for power, energy More...

Eskom Bophelong Mobile Health Clinic medical staff and learners at Sibongindawo Primary School, Emalahleni, Mpumalanga. IMAGE SUPPLIED
By On Friday, March 10th, 2017
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Eskom Foundation venture delivers pupils from horror

Eskom Bophelong Mobile Health Clinic medical staff and learners at Sibongindawo Primary School, Emalahleni, Mpumalanga. IMAGE SUPPLIED MPUMALANGA, (CAJ News) – THE misery some South African children must endure More...

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By On Friday, February 17th, 2017
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Energy, technology added to industry awards

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – THIS year’s African Utility Week Industry Awards will be bigger than ever following the addition of five more categories. These are Small-Scale Sustainable Energy Project, Innovative More...

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By On Wednesday, February 15th, 2017
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World Bank rates SA as suistanable energy leader

Solar panels JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – AN increasing number of developing countries, including South Africa, are emerging as leaders in sustainable energy with robust policies to support energy access, renewables More...

Government of Zambia and the European Union signed the Financing Agreement for the "Support to the Zambia Energy Sector: Increased Access to Electricity ..
By On Friday, January 20th, 2017
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EU grant increases Zambians access to power

LUSAKA, (CAJ News) – OVER 300 000 Zambians are set to enjoy reliable, clean and affordable electricity following the €65 million grant the European Union (EU) has signed with the Southern African country. Electricity More...

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By On Monday, December 19th, 2016
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Agreement sealed to boost Nigeria power supply

ABUJA, (CAJ News) – PLANS to increase power production in Nigeria have received a major boost following the signing of a Joint Development Agreement (JDA) for the 100 megawatt Nova Scotia Power plant in Dutse. Scatec More...

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By On Monday, November 21st, 2016
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Eskom foundation opens new doors for SMEs

Siya Sibiya KwaZulu-Natal entrepreneur RICHARD’S BAY, (CAJ News) – WHILE small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are hailed as the engine room of South Africa’s economic growth, access to markets is an impediment More...